Curriculum Vitae

Complete CV (June 2017)

Personal data:

  • Birth Date: October, 06, 1984
  • Birth Place: Grosseto (GR), Italy

Actual Position:

  • PostDoc at Computer Science Dept. Università di Pisa, Italy.
  • Member of KDD Laboratory, ISTI-CNR & University of Pisa, Italy.
  • Vice President of Working Class Hero, voluntary association for scientific disclosure, Grosseto, Italy.
  • Free Software Evangelist for Guru@Work, Free software & Linux user Group, Grosseto, Italy.

Previous Positions:

  • 2015-17: Tutor Master Big Data @ University of Pisa, Italy.
    • Data Mining, Visual Analytics, Social Network Analysis
  • 2015: Tutor Master Big Data @ Generali Italia, Mogliano Veneto, Italy.
  • 2014: Junior Research at STACC, Tartu Estonia.
  • 2013: Visiting PhD at PUC, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (SEEK project)
  • 2011: Research Scholarship at Kdd Lab, ISTI CNR, Pisa, Italy.
  • 2010: Tutor Internship for  “Technical installation and configuration of Linux systems” course organized by ARCI, Grosseto, Italy.
  • 2008-2010: Web Developer at Actarus Media. Grosseto, Italy.
  • 2007: J2EE Developer at SED Comune di Grosseto, Italy.


  • 2015: PhD in Computer Science at Università di Pisa, Italy.
    Thesis: “Social Network Dynamics”.
    Advisors: Dino Pedreschi, Fosca Giannotti.
  • 2011: MS in Computer Science, obtained in 2011 at Università di Pisa, Italy.
    Thesis “Link Prediction on multidimensional networks”.
    Advisors: Fosca Giannotti, Michele Berlingerio.


  • ISTI Young Researcher Award. March 2015.
  • ISTI Young Researcher Award. March 2013.


  • ECCS Warm-Up 2014: II° School on Complex Networks, Sept 19-21 2014, Lucca (LU), Italy.
  • ICON 2014: Constraint Programming Meets Data Mining. 1-5 Sept. 2014, Sampieri, Italy.
  • BISS 2012: Bertinoro International Spring School. 12-16 March 2012, Bertinoro (FC), Italy.


  • Languages:Python, Java, PHP, Javascript, Bash, XML, XML-Schema, XHTML/CSS.
    Ground knoledge of  C/C++.
  • DBMS: MySQL, Postgre
  • IDE: Pycharm, Eclipse, Netbeans, mySql Workbench
  • Operating Systems: GNU/Linux, OS X, Windows


  • Temporal Data Mining & Predictive models
  • Complex Network & Social Network Analysis (SNA)
  • Science of Success
  • Sport Data Mining

Other Information:

  • Fencing instructor at “Società Schermistica Grossetana” since 2005.